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Find more Abrams relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 547 less people named Abrams in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 12,834 people named Abrams in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Abrams in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12,287 people named Abrams were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 6,148 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 65%, or 2,038 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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As Abrams families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 2,195 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York